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Reel 342


Published June 1962


Raw news footage originally shot by staff of the Baltimore, Maryland station WMAR-TV (Channel 2), dating to June 1962.

1 Grady signing equal accommodation ordinance - civil rights
2 New DMV
3 Men arrested at Pike's peak
4 College graduation
5 New Office building
6 Tawes & ?
7 New DMV
8 DMV
9 Convention
10 Graduation - State Police Academy
11 Johns Hopkins Graduation
12 Astronaut?
13 Awards presentation
14 Fire Department Academy
15 Unknown woman & children
16 Unknown man - speech of expressway construction in Baltimore
17 Goldstein, Grady
18 Unknown youths
19 Court hearing
20 Bobby Kennedy, picketers, Governor Tawes
21 Friendship Airport
22 Court hearing
23 Prisoner - Maryland penitentiary
24 Felling a tree
25 Fire damaged Arbutus Firehouse
26 Disabled boys/girls on bus
27 Montgomery Ward executive talks about moving headquarters to Baltimore
28 Heavy machinery clearing ground for construction
29 Fire


Producer WMAR-TV (Television Station: Baltimore, Md.)
Audio/Visual sound, color
Language English

Reviews

Reviewer: BonnieSmith - - May 2, 2014
Subject: Little details
Glen Burnie DMV
Everyone I know including myself took
their driver's test there.

5. Construction of 1 Charles Center

6. Gov Tawes signing, Louis Goldstein looks on.

12. Mercury Astronaut Scott Carpenter at Friendship airport.

16. The doomed east-west expressway (I-70), which still dead-ends in Woodlawn.

23. 954 Forrest Street - Md. State Pen - Eager St rowhouses gone now.

25. Wise Avenue Volunteer Fire Dept.(Dundalk) destroyed.

from their site:
In June of 1962, the Firehouse was destroyed by a two alarm fire
that was set by a member who was alone in the building at the time.


Rick Smith
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